Noon: Colette LaBouff Atkinson, Mean.
12:30: Marilyn Chin at Casa Romantica.
Colette LaBouff Atkinson’s debut poetry collection is called Mean, and comprises forty-three connected prose poems which, separately and together, offering a broken and then perhaps reassembled vision of life and love from car windows and memory and movies, with literary and family history, the autobiography of a Southern California childhood --- with songs playing in the background. It’s the narrator’s journey from girlhood in the
Poet Marilyn Chin’s recent visit to